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The Annual RPI and Average Earnings for Britain, 1209 to Present (New Series)

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For additional information about the about the earnings rate and Consumer Price Index, please read "What Were the U.K. Earnings Rate and Consumer Price Index Then? A Question-and-Answer Guide". For more in-depth information on the development of the series, please read "What Were the U.K. Earnings Rate and Consumer Price Index Then? A Data Study" (233K PDF).

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